Failure Analysis Associates

115 Flanders Rd
Westborough, MA 01581

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 6
Total Value of Awards $1.17MM
First Award Date 01/01/84
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/90

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Wang Dr. Rong Wang 2
schoof Craig c. schoof 1
krampfner Yehuda krampfner 1
Davis Dr. Thomas J Davis 2

6 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 1990
Budget: 01/01/90 - 12/31/90

THE CONTINUED PROGRESS BEING MADE IN LIQUID-METAL-COOLED NUCLEAR REACTORS REQUIRES A CAPABILITY TO MONITOR AND INSPECT REACTOR INTERNALS. SINCE THE 1960S RESEARCH IN ULTRASONIC IMAGING HAS BEEN PURSUED AT A SOMEWHAT LEISURELY PACE. SIMPLE SONIC ECHO RANGING HAS BEEN THE PRINCIPLE RELIED UPON TO GENERATE IMAGES OF INTERNALS. THIS REQUIRES A PRECI...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 1989
Budget: 01/01/89 - 12/31/89

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 88-2
Budget: 01/01/88 - 12/31/88
PI: Unavailable

THIS PROJECT WILL DEMONSTRATE A TECHNIQUE FOR RAPID SURVEILLANCE OF THE MICRO-STRUCTURES AND NONEQUILIBRIUM PHASE CHEMISTRY OBTAINABLE THROUGH RAPID SOLIDIFICATION PROCESSING OF ALLOY SYSTEMS. THE METHOD WILL ALLOW AN EFFICIENT IDENTIFICATION AND ANALYSIS OF THE NONEQUILIBRIUM PHASE CHEMISTRIES ESTABLISHED THROUGHOUT THE COMPOSITION RANGE OF INT...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 1988
Budget: 01/01/88 - 12/31/88

THE FLEXIBLE EDDY-CURRENT PROBE ARRAY CONCEPT, DEVELOPED BY FAILURE ANALYSIS ASSOCIATES , HAS INTRODUCED A NEW APPROACH TO EDDY-CURRENT TESTING. COVERAGE OF THE TEST AREA CAN BE ACCOMPLISHED, WITHOUT SCANNING, BY PLACING AN ARRAY OF PROBES, FABRICATED ON A THIN FLEXIBLE SUBSTRATE, AGAINST THE TEST SURFACE AND ELECTRONICALLY MULTIPLEXING THROUGH ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 87-1
Budget: 01/01/87 - 12/31/87
PI: Unavailable

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 1984
Budget: 01/01/84 - 12/31/84

THEORETICAL SOURCE RUPTURE AND WAVE PROPAGATION MODELS ARE USED TO SIMULATE STRONG MOTION ACCELERATION TIME HISTORIES. THE SYNTHETIC ACCELERATION RECORDS ARE COMPUTED BASED ON MODAL SUPERPOSITION, AND INCLUDE BOTH P-SV AND SH WAVE MOTION TO FREQUENCIES UP TO TEN HERTZ. IN PARTICULAR, STRONG GROUND MOTION IS CHARACTERIZED IN TERMS OF AN EVENT SIZ...